The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 156 144 230
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +86
Permanent jobs citing REST 380 451 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.08% 2.11% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.19% 5.79% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 352 348 242
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
REST
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7320 7791 8864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 40.08% 36.53% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6566 6724 7792
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

REST
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the South East region.

REST Salary Trend in the South East

REST
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

REST Salary Histogram in the South East

REST
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +62 109 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Hampshire +15 76 £40,000 -20.00% 13
Berkshire -22 71 £50,000 -4.76% 8
Surrey -21 55 £50,000 +11.11% 9
East Sussex +1 26 £45,000 -21.73% 4
Oxfordshire -16 19 £54,000 +35.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -4 15 £45,000 +7.27% 4
Kent -35 7 £42,500 -10.52%
Middlesex +9 1 £40,000 -31.91%
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for REST.

1 482 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 421 (53.09%) JavaScript
3 388 (48.93%) SOAP
4 386 (48.68%) Web Services
5 364 (45.90%) Java
6 356 (44.89%) SQL
7 316 (39.85%) HTML
8 273 (34.43%) C#
9 272 (34.30%) CSS
10 268 (33.80%) XML
11 261 (32.91%) .NET
12 254 (32.03%) MVC
13 238 (30.01%) JSON
14 234 (29.51%) TDD
15 205 (25.85%) jQuery
16 199 (25.09%) SQL Server
17 181 (22.82%) Scrum
18 163 (20.55%) Software Engineering
19 157 (19.80%) Git (software)
20 152 (19.17%) OO
21 150 (18.92%) Linux
22 149 (18.79%) Spring
23 139 (17.53%) ASP.NET
24 138 (17.40%) Finance
25 137 (17.28%) AngularJS
26 129 (16.27%) PHP
27 120 (15.13%) Degree
28 115 (14.50%) Unit Testing
29 112 (14.12%) SOA
30 111 (14.00%) Jenkins

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 76 (9.58%) CMS
2 64 (8.07%) Apache
3 41 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
4 32 (4.04%) Tomcat
4 32 (4.04%) Umbraco
5 22 (2.77%) IIS
6 21 (2.65%) nginx
7 20 (2.52%) SharePoint
8 19 (2.40%) WebSphere
9 18 (2.27%) Apache Spark
9 18 (2.27%) Confluence
10 17 (2.14%) JBoss
11 14 (1.77%) NServiceBus
12 12 (1.51%) Cloud Foundry
13 10 (1.26%) Jetty
14 9 (1.13%) OpenStack
15 8 (1.01%) Apache Solr
15 8 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
16 7 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
17 5 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.88%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.25%) MS Office
5 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) Radian6
2 3 (0.38%) Magento
2 3 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 80 (10.09%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (3.03%) SaaS
4 23 (2.90%) Force.com
4 23 (2.90%) PaaS
5 21 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (2.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (1.51%) IaaS
8 8 (1.01%) GitHub
8 8 (1.01%) Office 365
9 6 (0.76%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.63%) Bluemix
10 5 (0.63%) Rackspace Cloud
11 2 (0.25%) Dropbox
11 2 (0.25%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.25%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.25%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (0.25%) Google Drive
12 1 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.54%) HTTP
2 19 (2.40%) Firewall
3 18 (2.27%) Internet
3 18 (2.27%) SSL
4 15 (1.89%) DNS
5 11 (1.39%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.26%) LDAP
7 8 (1.01%) HTTPS
7 8 (1.01%) IPv4
7 8 (1.01%) LAN
8 6 (0.76%) FTP
8 6 (0.76%) SMTP
8 6 (0.76%) WAN
9 5 (0.63%) BIG-IP
9 5 (0.63%) DHCP
9 5 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (0.63%) ICMP
9 5 (0.63%) VPN
10 4 (0.50%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (25.09%) SQL Server
2 94 (11.85%) MySQL
3 90 (11.35%) NoSQL
4 70 (8.83%) MongoDB
5 65 (8.20%) Relational Database
6 43 (5.42%) Big Data
7 34 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 34 (4.29%) Redis
8 32 (4.04%) Hadoop
8 32 (4.04%) Oracle Database
9 30 (3.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 27 (3.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 26 (3.28%) RDBMS
12 15 (1.89%) Data Mining
13 14 (1.77%) Apache Hive
13 14 (1.77%) HBase
13 14 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 157 (19.80%) Git (software)
2 111 (14.00%) Jenkins
3 68 (8.58%) JUnit
4 64 (8.07%) Subversion
5 63 (7.94%) JIRA
6 59 (7.44%) Maven
7 54 (6.81%) Cucumber
8 49 (6.18%) Eclipse
9 47 (5.93%) Gradle
10 39 (4.92%) Selenium
11 38 (4.79%) PHPUnit
12 37 (4.67%) TeamCity
13 32 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
14 28 (3.53%) Mockito
15 24 (3.03%) Visual Studio
16 22 (2.77%) Ant
16 22 (2.77%) Hamcrest
17 21 (2.65%) Hudson
17 21 (2.65%) JMeter
17 21 (2.65%) jMock
General
1 138 (17.40%) Finance
2 55 (6.94%) Games
3 30 (3.78%) Marketing
4 24 (3.03%) Back Office
4 24 (3.03%) Publishing
5 14 (1.77%) Financial Institution
6 13 (1.64%) Banking
6 13 (1.64%) Retail
6 13 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.26%) Billing
7 10 (1.26%) Electronics
8 9 (1.13%) Local Government
9 7 (0.88%) Front Office
10 5 (0.63%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.50%) Automotive
12 3 (0.38%) Military
13 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.25%) Law
13 2 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 533 (67.21%) Developer
2 134 (16.90%) Java Developer
3 129 (16.27%) .NET Developer
4 124 (15.64%) C# Developer
5 106 (13.37%) Software Engineer
6 102 (12.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 95 (11.98%) Senior Developer
8 83 (10.47%) PHP Developer
9 69 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
10 68 (8.58%) ASP.NET Developer
11 64 (8.07%) Web Developer
12 60 (7.57%) Lead Developer
13 58 (7.31%) Software Developer
14 57 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 56 (7.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 44 (5.55%) Applications Developer
16 44 (5.55%) Architect
17 35 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
18 33 (4.16%) Java Engineer
19 32 (4.04%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 388 (48.93%) SOAP
2 386 (48.68%) Web Services
3 316 (39.85%) HTML
4 272 (34.30%) CSS
5 268 (33.80%) XML
6 261 (32.91%) .NET
7 238 (30.01%) JSON
8 205 (25.85%) jQuery
9 149 (18.79%) Spring
10 139 (17.53%) ASP.NET
11 137 (17.28%) AngularJS
12 95 (11.98%) HTML5
13 90 (11.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 81 (10.21%) Ajax
15 76 (9.58%) .NET Framework
16 71 (8.95%) XSLT
17 58 (7.31%) JSP
18 57 (7.19%) CSS3
19 56 (7.06%) RESTful
20 55 (6.94%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 85 (10.72%) Computer Science
2 67 (8.45%) User Experience
3 51 (6.43%) Mobile App
4 40 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
5 36 (4.54%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (4.04%) Management Information System
7 27 (3.40%) Algorithms
8 14 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (1.51%) Mathematics
10 11 (1.39%) PMI
10 11 (1.39%) W3C
11 10 (1.26%) Clustering
12 9 (1.13%) iPad
12 9 (1.13%) Replication
13 8 (1.01%) PKI
13 8 (1.01%) Virtual Team
14 7 (0.88%) Data Integration
14 7 (0.88%) Physics
14 7 (0.88%) Visualisation
15 6 (0.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 150 (18.92%) Linux
2 64 (8.07%) Windows
3 62 (7.82%) Unix
4 52 (6.56%) Android
5 41 (5.17%) Apple iOS
6 17 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (1.77%) Solaris
8 10 (1.26%) Windows XP
9 9 (1.13%) CentOS
9 9 (1.13%) Windows Phone
9 9 (1.13%) Windows Phone 8
10 8 (1.01%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.76%) AIX
12 4 (0.50%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.38%) Debian
14 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.13%) HPUX
14 1 (0.13%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.13%) VMS
14 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 254 (32.03%) MVC
3 234 (29.51%) TDD
4 181 (22.82%) Scrum
5 163 (20.55%) Software Engineering
6 152 (19.17%) OO
7 115 (14.50%) Unit Testing
8 112 (14.12%) SOA
9 84 (10.59%) Multithreading
9 84 (10.59%) SDLC
9 84 (10.59%) Web Development
10 82 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
11 80 (10.09%) OOD
12 64 (8.07%) BDD
13 60 (7.57%) Open Source
14 57 (7.19%) Domain-Driven Design
15 56 (7.06%) Continuous Improvement
16 53 (6.68%) Continuous Delivery
17 52 (6.56%) OOA/OOD
18 51 (6.43%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 421 (53.09%) JavaScript
2 364 (45.90%) Java
3 356 (44.89%) SQL
4 273 (34.43%) C#
5 129 (16.27%) PHP
6 98 (12.36%) C++
7 53 (6.68%) Python
8 51 (6.43%) T-SQL
9 50 (6.31%) Groovy
10 38 (4.79%) Bash Shell
11 35 (4.41%) Scala
12 26 (3.28%) Apex Code
12 26 (3.28%) SOQL
12 26 (3.28%) SOSL
13 24 (3.03%) PHP 5
14 22 (2.77%) Ruby
15 17 (2.14%) VB.NET
16 16 (2.02%) Perl
17 13 (1.64%) VB
18 12 (1.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 120 (15.13%) Degree
2 28 (3.53%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.89%) ISEB
4 13 (1.64%) ISTQB
5 11 (1.39%) PMI Certification
5 11 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.76%) PhD
8 5 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.50%) CCNP
9 4 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.25%) CITP
10 2 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.25%) MBA
10 2 (0.25%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.25%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.13%) EMC Certification
11 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (12.11%) QA
2 10 (1.26%) PCI DSS
2 10 (1.26%) SLA
3 7 (0.88%) WAI
4 3 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (2.65%) HDFS
2 20 (2.52%) Docker
3 14 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (1.01%) KVM
5 8 (1.01%) VirtualBox
6 7 (0.88%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.88%) Varnish
7 1 (0.13%) Ceph
7 1 (0.13%) Firmware
7 1 (0.13%) NFS
7 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.01%) Ambari
1 8 (1.01%) Hadoop YARN
1 8 (1.01%) Kibana
2 7 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (0.63%) Puppet
4 3 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.25%) Ansible
6 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.13%) Nessus
6 1 (0.13%) Nmap
6 1 (0.13%) Oozie
Vendors
1 104 (13.11%) Oracle
2 63 (7.94%) Microsoft
3 36 (4.54%) Salesforce.com
4 34 (4.29%) Google
5 19 (2.40%) Atlassian
5 19 (2.40%) IBM
6 18 (2.27%) CA
7 17 (2.14%) EPiServer
8 15 (1.89%) Informatica
8 15 (1.89%) Rally
8 15 (1.89%) VMware
9 14 (1.77%) SAP
10 12 (1.51%) Zend
11 11 (1.39%) MuleSoft
12 9 (1.13%) Northgate
13 8 (1.01%) Red Hat
14 7 (0.88%) HP
14 7 (0.88%) Splunk
15 5 (0.63%) F5
15 5 (0.63%) Twitter
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Car Allowance and Other Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Cognizant
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dantech
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Yoh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £54,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits (free gym, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum + bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ARM Cyber Security
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum negotiable + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Attractive + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Up to £80k+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 12 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000
Posted: 16 days ago
Surrey (near Heathrow Airport)
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago